The distinguished contributors in this volume provide a variety of essays, which are written in honor of Emmanuel Drandakis. These essays fall into four uniform areas of economics: economic growth, general equilibrium, labor economics and game theory and applications. The editors focus on a select set of issues that stand high on the agenda of academic research. They provide fresh insights and approaches to the analysis of these issues, and thus open up wider avenues for our understanding of the dilemmas posed for theory and policy. Readers are offered new empirical evidence on such thorny social problems as, for example, unemployment, the intergenerational transmission of human capital and the response of wages to price and endowment changes.Sample restricted to individuals whose parents report their own educational attainment, t statistics in parentheses. All regressions are weighted by latest PSID weights. + denotes the estimate of the coefficient of the interaction term. Column 1anbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays in Economic Theory, Growth, and Labour Markets|
|Author||:||George Bitros, Y. S. Katsoulacos|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2002-01-01|